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iPhone 3G woes mount

August 14th, 2008 | by Alfred Siew
It’s becoming a piece of bad news a week for Apple’s over-hyped wonder-gizmo, as reports from around the world now...
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Twitter pulls the plug on outbound SMS updates

August 14th, 2008 | by Aaron Tan
From today, Twitter will no longer deliver outbound SMS messages over their UK number. While you can still post updates using the...
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Headphones for runners

August 13th, 2008 | by Boon Kiat
Yo! jogging fans who can’t pound the pave (or revolving treadmill belts) without music being piped into your cranium,...
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Twits go live as Olympics get underway with fireworks

August 10th, 2008 | by Alfred Siew
Where people used to just passively absorb TV images beamed at them at home, today’s Net-savvy crowds share their thoughts...
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Software

$143 MS Office 2007 – is it really a discount?

August 8th, 2008 | by Oo Gin Lee
Microsoft Singapore is giving a 43 per cent discount on Office 2007 Home and Student edition so you can now get it for $143. The...
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Gaming

Warner Music wants more moolah from Guitar Hero

August 8th, 2008 | by Oo Gin Lee
The News: According to Reuters , the chief executive of  Warner Music – the world’s third-largest music company...
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StarHub DNS servers down

August 7th, 2008 | by Alfred Siew
The time is about 10 plus in the night, and my StarHub connection suddenly went down… first MSN, then my FTP, then Web...
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Techgoondu is now on Twitter!

August 7th, 2008 | by Aaron Tan
For all Twitter users out there, you can now follow us on our newly minted account at http://twitter.com/techgoondu. All blog...
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Internet

Free calls to eight countries, really

August 7th, 2008 | by Oo Gin Lee
Singapore’s very own Net telephony provider Mediaring has an under-advertised service called Mediaring Talk which lets you...
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As the hype fades…

August 6th, 2008 | by Alfred Siew
… reality sinks in for the Apple iPhone. At first, the story was about how frenzied crowds queued up for the hyped up...
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New ROM for HTC Touch Diamond users

August 6th, 2008 | by Alfred Siew
Don’t like the sluggish performance of the HTC Touch Diamond? There’s a new ROM out for Singapore users here that...
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Calling home on Jaxtr

August 4th, 2008 | by Aaron Tan
I was recently upgraded to a premium account on Jaxtr, the Voip service that lets you make and receive phone calls and text...
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Share your StarHub HD5 experience

July 29th, 2008 | by Alfred Siew
Finally, there’s one more channel on StarHub – the long-awaited free-to-air HD5 from MediaCorp, which promises...
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BlackBerry Bold 9000 in Hong Kong

July 29th, 2008 | by limbeer
The BlackBerry Bold has landed here in Hong Kong. Well, at least some of it cos Smartone-Vodafone is allowing pre-orders here and...
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Gaming

GTX 280 prices fall to S$699

July 27th, 2008 | by Alfred Siew
If you have been holding out for a new top-end graphics card, here’s a little bit of good news. Sim Lim Square stores like...
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Apple = no virus?

July 24th, 2008 | by Alfred Siew
You’ve probably seen those Apple ads that proclaim that there are no/few viruses for Macs. Well, it doesn’t matter...
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Internet

Watch Lost 24 hours after it screens in the US?

July 23rd, 2008 | by Alfred Siew
Pay-TV challenger SingTel came up with a pretty interesting proposition today: How would you like to watch the latest episodes of...
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Building a no-compromise music player, part II

July 22nd, 2008 | by Boon Kiat
Step 3 The journey continues… After buying an external hard drive, the next thing to do is to hook that up to a laptop or...
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2.5G iPhones now cost more!

July 21st, 2008 | by limbeer
Went by Mongkok so had a look at the cellphone shops. As per Alfred’s post and the postings on local Mac lists, the 16GB 3G...
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Gaming

What the DS can do (besides games), Part I

July 18th, 2008 | by Chan Chi-Loong
Being a huge DS fan, I’ve been tinkering with my device ever since I got it last year. With the right mods, the Nintendo DS...
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